Woman dead, man alive after Henderson murder-suicide attempt

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — An apparent murder-suicide attempt has left a woman dead and a man clinging to life, Henderson police said Tuesday.

Officers were called to a home around 3:30 p.m. on a report of two people dead.

But police arrived on scene to discover a 66-year-old female dead and a 67-year-old man still alive.

They said the man was rushed to a hospital and his condition wasn’t immediately known.

Henderson police detectives said the incident appears to be apparent homicide and failed suicide attempt.

Police officials said the name of the dead woman will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office after her relatives are notified.

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